Meaning of “self-starter” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “self-starter” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"self-starter" in American English

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self-starternoun [ C ]

us /ˈselfˈstɑr·t̬ər/

someone who can work well alone:

Applicants must be self-starters.

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"self-starter" in Business English

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self-starternoun [ C ]

uk us HR

a person who is able to work effectively without regularly needing to be told what to do:

The successful candidate will be a self-starter with enthusiasm, flexibility, and motivation.

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